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Peer Health Educators

About Us

HooKnewThe Peer Health Educators (PHEs) are a diverse group of 45 UVA students trained to educate their classmates about college health and wellness issues in a positive, interactive, fun, and nonjudgmental manner.

Comprehensive training prepares the PHEs to provide confidential patient education sessions; facilitate dynamic outreach programs; encourage physical, mental, and spiritual health; create informative awareness events; and promote community support to create a healthy culture.


Programs and Events

Programming and Grounds-wide events for your dorm, classroom, Greek, or student organization along with one-on-one health consultations. Click on the links below for more information.


Get Involved

If you would like to learn more about mental wellness, sexuality, alcohol, and other college-health issues, would like to be part of an effort to raise awareness of these issues on Grounds, and have the interest and the time to devote to being a PHE, we welcome your contribution to the program and encourage you to apply.

  • Learn more about the PHE program
  • Our Spring 2018 application period has been completed. If you are interested in applying next spring, please check back before Spring Break 2019
  • Questions? Contact the recruitment intern at PHErecruitment.uva@gmail.com